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My name is Muhammad Khan; I am a graduate of English and Politics and have suffered with mental illness for the past 13 years.

Free Aqsa

The al-Aqsa mosque is located in the Old City of Jerusalem in Palestine and is the third holiest site in Islam after...

Stigma in Muslim community

As it is soon mental health awareness week it is necessary to spread the message that it is not shameful to have...

Third Time in Hospital

When I arrived at the acute ward for my third admission I was put on a 2:1. This meant I was constantly...

Free Aqsa

The al-Aqsa mosque is located in the Old City of Jerusalem in...

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Back home

It was fantastic to move back into my parent’s house after such a long time away. Although I was at home and...

End of the Beginning

Dear reader, First of all, thank you for reading my blog over the past year. I hope you have...

Suicide

I ended up staying on the Oldham acute ward for almost a year. In that time I met many interesting and nice...

Back to Oldham Ward For The Second Time

The police took me in a van to a psychiatric ward in Rochdale. The inside of a police van was familiar to...

One year into lockdown

I have been a resident at a mental health rehabilitation unit in Stockport for almost three years. We have reached the grim...

Third Time in Hospital

When I arrived at the acute ward for my third admission I...

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One year into lockdown

I have been a resident at a mental health rehabilitation unit in Stockport for almost three years. We have reached the grim...

Back to Oldham Ward For The Second Time

The police took me in a van to a psychiatric ward in Rochdale. The inside of a police van was familiar to...

Torture At The Hostel

I spent about two more months on the acute ward and was eventually transferred to a hostel. It has closed now but...

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